Interviews & Writing Elsewhere

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Recently I've written blog posts and have been interviewed elsewhere, and I wanted to group the articles all here because I think you'll get a lot of value from these posts. Below are 7 blog posts that cover strategy, social media, productivity, and podcasting. I hope you'll find them useful!

Strategy

Most small businesses are social media, it's true, but most businesses do not have a cohesive strategy in place. On CreativeLive's blog I offer how to create your own strategy and get started:

Creating an engaged audience takes time and energy, but it's not impossible. I cover how to build a following while cultivating a community on Minted's blog Julep:

Social Media

Normally I try to not use smarmy tag lines such as "I grew my following to 10k! Here's how you can too!," if you've followed me for a while you'll know that my focus is on community and not empty numbers. BUT. I did grow my Pinterest following to over 10k in less than a year, and I really paid attention to how I did it. So, I thought it would be a helpful post to lay it out for you. CreativeLive's design team created an incredible infographic to map out my tips too!

I'm a firm believer that you don't need to be on every single social media platform. But how to you decide which one is right? I get detailed about Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest and which works and why on Julep:

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Productivity

We all get stuck in a weird time warp on social media, I know I do and I've worked really hard to be as productive as possible when I am online. I listed some resources and tools that I personally use on CreativeLive's blog:

Podcasting

It's been over a year since Serial launched its first season and the world seemingly went nuts for podcasts. Things have started to settle down, but new podcasts are popping up daily. Below are two articles to get you thinking about how you can start your own.